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One Perfect Piece: How to Accessorize with Jewelry

With the unseasonably warm weather of Seattle lately, I have been dressing in fresh, spring colors and textures the last few days. What is interesting…

Jewels for Japan: How Jewelry Designers Are Making a Difference

I don’t think I’m alone in having a sense of compassion and frustration while watching headlines from Japan. We all want to help, with at least some small human gesture, but it’s hard to know where to start…

EtsyMetal Giveaway and Discount for October!

As a fan of handmade jewelry, I was excited to hear about a great jewelry giveaway for the month of October! Jewelry Designer Danielle Miller informed me that EtsyMetal is celebrating their Four Year Anniversary by giving away…

Come on Spring: Fun, Fabulous Necklaces Under $500

I don’t know what the weather is like where you are, but Spring seems to be taking its sweet time getting to us.  I thought it was time for a little pick-me-up without breaking the bank.  If you’re in the mood for something luminous, check out these necklaces that are meant to make a statement and lift your mood: [...]

Make Your Mark with Personalized Jewelry: Charm Necklaces

People have always loved to declare their devotion with jewelry.  Engraved lockets have been around forever, and people have figured out ways to include initials on rings since Renaissance times.  I’ve noticed some interesting personalized jewelry lately, and thought it would be fun to show a few designers (thanks, Lauren, for suggesting this topic!).  Any of [...]